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you're my dish

 Song of the Day: you're my dish, 1937, Fats Waller, Jimmy McHugh. 

Added to the Fats Waller project. 

I uploaded the tab to Ultimate Guitar.

Previous SongOfTheDay was the 1938 version of 'tennessee whiskey', comparing 1's lover to alcoholic…

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you go to my head

Song of the Day: you go to my head, 1938, J. Fred Coots.

LOL, the 1938 forerunner to "Tennessee Whiskey".

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sweet heartache

Song of the Day: sweet heartache, 1937, Fats Waller.

Added to the Fats Waller project.

I uploaded the tab to Ultimate Guitar.

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is you is or is you ain't my baby

Song of the Day: is you is or is you ain't my baby, 1944, Louis Jordan.

I got this song from my sensei Rick Howard, who did a great recording of it with the Rick Howard Trio.

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until the real thing comes along

Song of the Day: until the real thing comes along, 1936, Fats Waller.

Sinatra covered this in 1984 & added 3 verses & a bridge. I used those but changed 1980s cultural references to something that would have flown in…

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god bless the child

Song of the Day: god bless the child, 1941, Billie Holiday.

I would have guessed that this was a protest song from the early-mid 1960s - maybe because it's so bluesy? 

Nope, 1941. Billie Holiday wrote the lyrics.

Great Place!

I had great fun playing Cracklin' Jack's for the 1st time Friday, April 22, 2022, 5:30-8:30.

Nice place, very folksy, very comfortable interior; large, mostly covered patio out back. Great people, and thanks to my minder Marty & bartender David…

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